Turkey Bans Smoking on Crowded Streets Amid Covid-19 Pandemic

Smoking on crowded streets and at public transport stops will be banned in Turkey from Thursday due to an increase in the number of COVID-19 cases in the country, according to a document from the republic's Interior Ministry.

World | November 12, 2020, Thursday // 08:53 | Viewed: 2580

Germany: No November Carnival Because of Covid

On any other year, on November 11, at 11:11 am, Cologne and other German cities would have erupted into tomfoolery and street parties to kick off the popular Carnival season.

World | November 11, 2020, Wednesday // 18:22 | Viewed: 3079

France Registered Over 60 000 New Coronavirus Cases

France has registered 60,486 new coronavirus cases within the past 24 hours marking the largest daily increase since the start of the epidemic, the country's national public health agency, Sante Publique, said on Friday (local time).

World » EU | November 7, 2020, Saturday // 09:59 | Viewed: 3075

COVID-19 in Greece: Nationwide Curfew, Restaurants Close

Greece ordered a three-week nationwide lockdown Thursday to help contain a resurgence of COVID-19 cases.

World » EU | November 5, 2020, Thursday // 14:47 | Viewed: 4226

North Korea Bans Smoking in Public Places, Asks Businesses to Save Resources

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has enacted two new laws banning smoking in public places and asking businesses to take on extra land, energy, and cost-saving practices, the Korean Central News Agency reported on Thursday.

World | November 5, 2020, Thursday // 14:39 | Viewed: 3434

With Spike of 50 209 Cases, India's COVID-19 Tally Reaches 8 364 086

India recorded 50,209 new COVID-19 infections in the last 24 hours, taking the overall cases in the country to 83,64,086, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare's data on Thursday.

World | November 5, 2020, Thursday // 12:24 | Viewed: 2897

Russia Records 19,404 New COVID-19 Cases in 24 Hours

Russia has registered 19,404 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, which brings the cumulative total to 1,712,858, the federal response center said Thursday.

World | November 5, 2020, Thursday // 12:23 | Viewed: 2853

Switzerland to Mobilize 2,500 Soldiers to Combat COVID-19

With a spike in daily registered COVID-19 cases, Switzerland is set to mobilise 2,500 military personnel to help the country in the fight against the coronavirus, according to the Federal Council's statement, published on Wednesday.

World | November 5, 2020, Thursday // 10:33 | Viewed: 3184

Turkey: 3-year-old Girl Found Alive 91 Hours after Deadly Earthquake

Rescue workers had reason to cheer as a 3-year-old girl was freed from the wreckage of a collapsed apartment building in Turkey on Tuesday, 91 hours after a deadly earthquake rocked the country's western coast.

World | November 3, 2020, Tuesday // 17:47 | Viewed: 2564

COVID-19 in Greece: Two-Week Lockdown of the Second Largest City Thessaloniki

Greece has announced a two-week blockade of its second-largest city, Thessaloniki, to try to curb growth in coronavirus cases, AFP reported.

World » EU | November 2, 2020, Monday // 17:18 | Viewed: 5364

Russia – The 5th Most Popular Bitcoin Investments Destination

Bitcoin is the cryptocurrency that has gained a lot of attention recently when compared to other cryptocurrencies.

World » Russia | November 2, 2020, Monday // 11:59 | Viewed: 3761

COVID-19 in Belgium: Restaurants Close, Quarantine and Curfew

Belgium imposes stricter quarantine measures as of today.

World » EU | November 2, 2020, Monday // 08:38 | Viewed: 4245

Portugal Announces New Measures to Contain Second Wave of Pandemic

Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa, after a seven-hour meeting of the Council of Ministers, announced on Saturday new restrictive measures to contain the increase of COVID-19 cases in the country, where the "state of calamity" will remain until Novem

World » EU | November 1, 2020, Sunday // 09:23 | Viewed: 2624

England to Enter Month-Long COVID-19 Lockdown from Thursday

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced Saturday that England will enter a month-long lockdown from Thursday.

World | November 1, 2020, Sunday // 09:19 | Viewed: 3137

Poland: The Biggest Protest in Warsaw so far Against Abortion Ruling

Protesters are planning to converge on Warsaw from across Poland on Friday evening for what police said would likely be the biggest demonstrations yet against a court ruling that amounted to a near-total ban on abortion.

World » EU | October 30, 2020, Friday // 21:00 | Viewed: 3354

Coronavirus Global Count Surpasses 45 Million

The global count of confirmed coronavirus cases has surpassed 45 million, according to data provided by Johns Hopkins University.

World | October 30, 2020, Friday // 12:12 | Viewed: 2550

European TAS and Canadian NorthStar Begin Work on Collision Control Satellite System

Canada's NorthStar Earth & Space and Thales Alenia Space said they will begin work on a commercial satellite system to combat the threat of collisions in space.

World | October 30, 2020, Friday // 10:46 | Viewed: 2728

EC: Informed Decision-Making, Effective Vaccination, Safe Travel in Fight Against Coronavirus

European Commission is launching an additional set of actions to help limit the spread of the coronavirus, save lives and strengthen the internal market's resilience.

World » EU | October 30, 2020, Friday // 08:41 | Viewed: 3805

Spain Closes 4 More Regions Amid Worsening COVID-19 Situation

The Spanish authorities have restricted movement in the regions of Andalusia, Castile-La-Mancha, Castile and Leon and Murcia due to the worsening epidemiological situation amid the pandemic, according to the regional governments.

World » EU | October 29, 2020, Thursday // 11:10 | Viewed: 2870

French President Macron: New Lockdown Rules, People Fill Out Forms to Leave Their Homes

French President Emmanuel Macron announced new lockdown rules amid a surge in COVID-19 cases through a televised address to the nation.

World » EU | October 29, 2020, Thursday // 11:03 | Viewed: 2876

COVID-19 in India: Total Cases Surged to 8 Million

With 49,881 new COVID-19 cases reported in the last 24 hours, India's total cases surged to 8 040 203, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW).

World | October 29, 2020, Thursday // 10:59 | Viewed: 2421
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